Civic Report November 2001


High School Graduation Rates in the United States

Table 2: Ranking of Graduation Rates by State

State

Ranking

Graduation Rate

Georgia

51

54%

Nevada

50

58

Florida

49

59

District of Columbia

48

59

Arizona

47

59

Tennessee

46

60

South Carolina

45

62

Mississippi

44

62

Alabama

43

62

North Carolina

42

63

 

 

 

New Mexico

41

65

Texas

40

67

Oregon

39

67

Alaska

38

67

California

37

68

Colorado

36

68

Louisiana

35

69

Hawaii

34

69

Washington

33

70

New York

32

70

 

 

 

New Hampshire

31

71

Kentucky

30

71

Arkansas

29

72

Rhode Island

28

72

Delaware

27

73

Indiana

26

74

Oklahoma

25

74

Virginia

24

74

Missouri

23

75

Connecticut

22

75

 

 

 

Michigan

21

75

Massachusetts

20

75

Maryland

19

75

New Jersey

18

75

Kansas

17

76

Ohio

16

77

Illinois

15

78

Idaho

14

78

Maine

13

78

South Dakota

12

80

 

 

 

Wyoming

11

81

Utah

10

81

Pennsylvania

9

82

West Virginia

8

82

Minnesota

7

82

Montana

6

83

Vermont

5

84

Nebraska

4

85

Wisconsin

3

85

North Dakota

2

88

Iowa

1

93

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